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- Oxford University Press, UK 2004; US$ 84.99
Aristophanes' Thesmophoriazusae is the story of a quarrel between the tragic playwright Euripides and Athens' women, who accuse him of slandering them in his plays. Austin and Olson offer a fresh text of the play; an extensive introduction; and a detailed commentary; most Greek cited in the introduction and commentary is translated, and much of the... more...
- Oxford University Press, UK 2007; US$ 44.99
A new edition of Aristophanes, replacing the previous OCT (1900-1). It incorporates a better picture of the transmission of the text from antiquity, and more accurate reports of manuscript readings. - ;This new edition of Aristophanes is intended to replace the previous Oxford Classical Text published in 1900-1. Since that date it has been possible... more...
- De Gruyter 2009; US$ 35.00
Aristoteles? Schrift "Über die Dichtkunst" ("Peri poiêtikês") ist trotz ihrer Kürze einer der wirkungsmächtigsten Texte ihrer Art und fraglos das erste Werk, das seinem Gegenstand eine eigene Abhandlung widmet. Sie untersucht auf systematische Weise das Wesen der Dichtung und ihre Gattungen, vor allem die Tragödie, aber auch das Epos und,... more...
- UNP - Nebraska 2014; US$ 13.00
This new translation of The Bacchae? that strange blend of Aeschylean grandeur and Euripidean finesse?is an attempt to reproduce for the American stage the play as it most probably was when new and unmutilated in 406 B.C. The achievement of this aim involves a restoration of the "great lacuna" at the climax and the discovery of several primary stage... more...
- Oxford University Press, USA 2001; US$ 34.99
Regarded by many as Euripides' masterpiece, Bakkhai is a powerful examination of religious ecstasy and the resistance to it. A call for moderation, it rejects the temptation of pure reason as well as pure sensuality, and is a staple of Greek tragedy, representing in structure and thematics an exemplary model of the classic tragic elements. Disguised... more...
- De Gruyter 2014; US$ 119.00
In Antiquity Klearchos of Soloi enjoyed a reputation as a first-class peripatetic. However, mainstream modern research has not yet given him due credit. This work contributes to a better understanding of some of the fragments of Klearchos. It demonstrates how various philosophical schools and directions influenced his work. His writings... more...
- Hackett Publishing Company, Inc. 2013; US$ 6.95
English translation of Aristophanes' famous comedy noted for its critique of philosophy, society and education. Includes helpful notes and an introductory essay on Aristophanes, a history of the play and its production, and suggestions for further reading. more...
- Taylor and Francis 2009; US$ 54.95
Towards the end of the fifth century BC Ctesias of Cnidus wrote his 23 book History of Persia . Ctesias is a remarkable figure: he lived and worked in the Persian court and, as a doctor, tended to the world?s most powerful kings and queens. His position gave him special insight into the workings of Persian court life and access to the gossip and... more...